Dave at Night

Dave at Night

Book - 1999
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When orphaned Dave is sent to the Hebrew Home for Boys where he is treated cruelly, he sneaks out at night and is welcomed into the music- and culture-filled world of the Harlem Renaissance.
Publisher: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, c1999
ISBN: 9780064407472
0064407470
9780060281533
0060281537
9780060281540
0060281545
Characteristics: 281 p. ; 22 cm

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MALPAL_1
Oct 31, 2017

I read many chapter books when I was younger but this one felt like an accomplishment for me for many reasons. It was a bigger one for me at the age when I read it and the themes of this book taught me a lot as it did for Dave, the main character. To this day I remember being drawn to the cover and the story plot and finishing it rather quickly. It helped me feel more confident as a reader and led me to reading more and longer length of books as I got older. This is a great read for young girls and boys, this story of confidence and acceptance would relate to many even now.

Biblio5 Oct 11, 2011

good book

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kelbrary
Aug 22, 2011

A great story about a boy looking for a family. One of my favorite books of all time!

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tomc3
Jan 31, 2010

I love books from this time period and this one was fantastic I love it

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